Author Archives: laurelbeaton

About laurelbeaton

Coordinator Alberta Distance Learning Centre

Turning Teachers into Researchers

What have the AISI leaders at PHRD learned about teacher research in Cycle 5? http://phrdaisicycle5.blogspot.ca/ Research: Its Organic Research is not always “scientific” hard to control for variables Dialogue is rich data but hard to capture Time and geography are … Continue reading

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The Elephant in the Room and Andy Hargreaves

Thank-you to Andy Hargreaves from having the bravery to discuss the elephant in the room at the AISI convention: how will you keep the innovative teaching and learning alive in Alberta if AISI disappears? If AISI leaves today…students outcomes will … Continue reading

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